A crowd of youths taunt Dorothy Counts, 15, as she walks to the previously all-white Harding High School to enroll, September 4, 1957, Charlotte, NC. Leaving the school, she was pelted with trash, small sticks and pebble
London at War - 1939 Evacuees Evacuees the measures being taken in London to prepare for World War II. September 1939 – The evacuations of civilians in Britain during World War II, at the outset of World War II, London and major British cities were evacuated with 1.5 million displacements in the first three days of the official evacuation. The final number of evacuees reached a total of 3.75 million.
PC John Coupe (front row, seated 2nd from the right) and members of Oldham Borough Police pose for the camera outside their police station in Royton, Oldham. We think this image may date to around 1910. The woman in the doorway is named as Mrs. Jump. www.gmpmuseum.co.uk
Paddy Wagon This old Paddy Wagon. It was used in Shanico to haul the bad boys off to jail. A guard road shotgun on the top. Shanico has a colorful history as a wild town in the early days. ... A ghost town, in Central Oregon